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How do hives look?

Hives are bumps that appear on the skin and may be located on any part of the body. They may be whitish, pink, or red in color. They can appear as individual bumps or in patches and their size and shape can range.

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
The symptoms of hives include a single or collection of welts that could be red or white. The welts may form then fade over time. These welts can be itchy or may burn.

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